|KEY WORD : architecture / general terms|
| Also called hitotegumi 一手組, hitotesakigumi
一手先組, or *degumi 出組.
A one-stepped bracket complex that carries an eave purlin *gagyou
丸桁. A bracket arm *hijiki
肘木, with three small bearing blocks *makito
巻斗, supported by a large bearing block *daito
大斗, and placed on top of a pillar parallel to the wall plane. The bracket
complex has another bracket arm that is inserted at a right angle into the
parallel bracket arm. The bracket arm that extends forward is an extension
of a rainbow beam originating in the interior. It has a bearing block on
its outer end to receive a second bracket arm with three smaller bearing
blocks. This bracket arm with bearing blocks carries the eave purlin *dashigeta
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